With its court battles behind it, Oahu's elevated rail project is poised to become a concrete-and-steel reality and city officials have launched an effort to show the public the construction that's already happening.
The owner of Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu's North Shore has agreed to sell some of its development rights to the state, the city and a trust for $48.5 million in a deal that will reduce the resort's expansion plan and preserve much undeveloped land.
An Iolani Palace outside Hawaii? I was looking through old photos of Iolani Palace in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser archives a few years ago, and one stunned me -- it showed snow falling around the palace.
Excitement gripped Honolulu immediately when concert promoter "Uncle Tom" Moffatt announced that he was bringing Hawaii-born, Roosevelt High School grad Bruno Mars back to the Blaisdell Arena. Mars' three Honolulu shows sold out in less than two hours.
Michelle Wie has emphasized staying in the moment over the first two rounds of the LPGA Lotte Championship. For Angela Stanford, maintaining a similar mind-set was a necessity during her tour of Ko Olina Golf Club on Thursday morning.
Lauren Taunu'u hit a double, triple and a grand slam to lead the Waianae Seariders past host Leilehua 10-1 in an OIA Red West softball game on Thursday.
Tony Gill is a second-generation labor attorney and former Democratic Party of Hawaii official who believes that only people who publicly support a particular political party should be able to pick its candidates.